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Beamer Navigation bar too long

My navigation bar in Beamer is too long with the way it is presently formatted. I have considered going to multiple lines for the circle navigation, but this results in the vertical space of the ...
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The movie and the pages after the movie are missing in beamer latex

I try to use beamer and wanted to add a movie. I used \usepackage{movie15} to add the .avi movie but the slide of the movie and the next slides are not appearing! \begin{frame} \begin{figure}[t] ...
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Three and four images with captions in a Beamer frame

I have often used two columns and two images side by side in Beamer frame. But I could not get three one large and second column contains two small images or four images with captions in a single ...
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Text symbols appearing as cross in beamer

I am using Museo Fonts (the case is same with Adobe Garamond Pro) to create beamer presentation but some greek symbols such as ϵ, δ and several others appear as cross-in-a-box. I have also tried ...
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Scope or override \pause?

I have some lecture slides with multi-part problems. I would like for the students to be able to see the entire problem laid out, and then fill in the answers step-by-step. This is doable as long as ...
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Enumerate label numbers

I have an enumerate list in this MWE. \documentclass[]{beamer} \usetheme{Madrid} \setbeamertemplate{items}[circle] \begin{document} \begin{frame} \frametitle{Example} \begin{enumerate} \item First ...
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Beamer: how to justify the whole text?

How can I justify the text in the whole document in beamer without using \usepackage{ragged2e} and \justifying at the beginning of each frame? \documentclass[8pt,handout,t]{beamer} ...
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Scaling an image down make it fuzzy

I embedded this logo at the top-left corner in my beamer presentation. I scaled the image down by a factor 0.08. The problem is that the image appears rather fuzzy. I thought this occurred only when ...
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Indentation issues with highlighting cell using tikzmarkin

I am trying to eliminate offset/indentation issues when using tikzmarkin to highlight regions of a table. \documentclass{beamer} \RequirePackage{booktabs,colortbl,caption,tabularx,chngcntr, tikz, ...
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gif image in beamer presentation

I wish to display some animations in my beamer presentation. The most trivial way that comes to my mind is to use a gif image. How can I put it in the presentation and what should I use to display it? ...
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auctex preview with beamer--preview errors after first frame

When using AUCTex preview with the beamer packages, I get errors for any equations after the first frame. For example, the following previews fine: \documentclass{beamer} \begin{document} ...
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Spacing between list items beamer

What could be the reason that the second item doesn't have the same line spacing as the first one? If the nested enumeration is removed; we get the expected results. Otherwise, line spacing is ...
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Putting side by side animations in beamer

I am using the animate package with beamer in order to create animations within a presentation of mine. So far I have no trouble doing it with one series of animations, but I wanted to know is there ...
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How do I extend if logic from skipping particular slides to specific portions of a Beamer frame?

I have the following working structure for excluding particular lecture slides from the article form of a lecture: \documentclass[11pt,handout]{beamer} \newif\iflecture \lecturetrue % Next three ...
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Text is white coloured after Beamer note pages when compiled with xelatex

I have a Beamer presentation with note pages, in which everything renders just fine with pdflatex. However, when the file is compiled using xelatex (I need to use fontspec), texts in frames after a ...
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Beamer Headers/Footers with Alegreya Sans

In the following MWE, the spaces for section title and date on the top/bottom of the slide are too small for the Alegreya Sans font. \documentclass{beamer} \usetheme{AnnArbor} ...
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Beamer: how to change the font size in math mode?

The first image is what I have at the moment, the second image is what I would like to get. As you can see, in the second image the formula font size is a little bit bigger than in the first image. I ...
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Using if then logic with Beamer for integrated lecture notes [duplicate]

I am very comfortable with Beamer and Latex but have never used if then constructions. I typically build a lecture in complete slides, edit with pauses for a lecture version and finally distribute a ...
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“ compile timeout ” error on beamer class

I am making a presentation using \documentclass{beamer}. Moreover, I am making it at overleaf.com My presentation has a lot of high resolution images, which are in .png format, because of which I am ...
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Biblatex + Beamer: missing citation abbreviation in the bibliography

I recently switched from using natbib to biblatex and observed some strange behavior trying to print the bibliography in a presentation using latex beamer. After experimenting quite a while I think I ...
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Beamer split theme and math mode in subsection title

I'm creating a presentation in Beamer which uses the split theme. If I use math mode in a subsection title, then I get error message when compiling the file. The same does not happen for the section ...
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Beamer, columns environment and text next to image

I am not able to get the text next to the image. As you can see, it is shifted downward. p.s. columns width can be changed. \documentclass[14pt,handout,t]{beamer} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Feynmp together with beamer

How do you include a Feynman diagram in a beamer presentation? \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb,latexsym} \usepackage{slashed} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{pgfplots} ...
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Beamer. Block. How to reset \setbeamercolor{block title} and \setbeamercolor{block body}?

After using a block with customized colors \setbeamercolor{block title}{use=structure,fg=white,bg=red!75} \setbeamercolor{block body}{use=structure,fg=black,bg=red!30} How can you reset to the ...
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edge invisibility in tikz

I would like to know how can we make edge invisble in tikz ( similar to visible). Here is my code. I am able to add edges (1,4) and (4,5) using visible command, at the same time I want to remove the ...
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Beamer: Frame Number in Header in Frankfurt Theme

I use the theme frankfurt in my beamer presentations. At the same time, I use \setbeamertemplate{footline}[frame number]in order to get frame numbers. In Frankfurtthe header is divided in two parts: ...
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What is the simplest way to extract a URL from a .bib entry for use in \href{}{} (probably using Biblatex)?

I am trying to define a new macro with the following syntax: \citeimg*{<bibkey>} The unstarred form should simply produce \citeauthor{<bibkey>}, \citetitle{<bibkey>}, ...
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Customize fonts inside an equation environment

I am using the Gill Sans font, but I remark that I,l, and 1 are confused. So I want to use another fonts just for these letters in the equation environment, I used \fontspec to do this but it does not ...
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Beamer - place text of footnote in footline

I must place footnotes and footcites at the bottom of the frames, like shown in the picture: The line above the footnotes must always be there, and it must have a minimum distance to the bottom of ...
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Beamer: space between frame title and text

I would like the space between the frame title and the text to be the same in all pages. I tried \addtobeamertemplate{frametitle}{\vspace*{2cm}}{\vspace*{-2cm}} but as you can see in the image below, ...
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Define when to break a Frame with a Bibliography

I am creating a presentation with the LyX beamer template. My list of references runs more than one frame, so LyX automatically enables allowframebreaks for me. However, it chooses to insert a ...
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Beamer. How to put bullet lists inside a {?

I would like to obtain this The mwe is: (inside a beamer code) \section{Marco Teórico} \frame { \frametitle{Marco Teórico} $$ \begin{array}{l} \left\{ \begin{array}{l} ...
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Media9 compiles but embedded video gives “Unable to connect to content” “TypeError - Error #1009”

I have a beamer presentation that I am creating and I'm trying to embed a video clip. I'm using the media9 package and having a ton of issues with it. I've gone through the documentation with a ...
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Beamer custom template: Simple head- and footline and a title page

I'm preparing a talk and i don't like the available beamer themes. They all seem to bloated to me, the ones that are minimalistic are too "loose" in my opinion. I like to have a frame around the ...
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Mindmap tikzpicture in beamer (reveal step by step)

I want to include a tikzpicture (mindmap) in beamer and I want the children to appear one after the other. So I use \visible but it don't works -- also not with \pause command. I get errors regarding ...
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Show only section overview on slides starting new sections

How can I make Beamer only show the section overview/navigation/progress (the stuff shown on the top of every slide in for example the Warsaw theme) on specific slides? In particular, I'd like it to ...
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setting beamer background with rounded corner rectangle

I am trying to set my background for my beamer theme. I want a white rectangle with a rounded north east corner. I used a provided code. My outer theme looks like this: \mode<presentation> ...
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Move content of beamer page upwards

Consider this TeX frame: \begin{frame}{Risikoanalyse} \begin{figure}[t] \includegraphics[scale=0.35]{Folie_Risikoanalyse-Vorgehen} \caption{Risikoanalyse im Entwicklungsprozess} ...
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Multiple subsection columns in Beamer (warsaw)

I've got quite a few subsections in one section and they stretch the right half of the header. Hoping to split them up into 2+ columns. Minimal example: Some research indicates that this will ...
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Split biblio over multiple slides (beamer) with allowframebreaks

I have too many references for a single slide (I am using beamer on Sharelatex) and while looking for a solution I bumped into this: How can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides? I tried ...
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How can I split a beamer bibliography across two slides?

I have several citations in a beamer-based presentation. Is it possible to split the bibliography across two slides? I'm using natbib / bibtex. And I currently just have: \begin{frame} \tiny ...
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A script language for beamer animations?

This is a follow-up question to Clever beamer animation? Writing a script that changes a tikz picture in beamer? as suggested there, I will put a bounty on this one. What I seek is a set of macros, ...
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How to get overlay options in mindmaps? [duplicate]

I am using the following codes to construct my mind map. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \usetikzlibrary{mindmap,trees} \usepackage{verbatim} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} ...
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Increasing the size of the navigation sidebar text in Beamer (Berkeley theme)

How can I increase the size of the navigation sidebar in Beamer? I'm using the Berkeley theme. I'd only like to change the size of the sections and subsections, keeping the subsection size smaller ...
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Add external bibtex to beamer presentation

I would like to separate my bibliography from my slides. However, currently the onliest version that is working is to add the the citations directly to my main file. Here is my example code: ...
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Making a beamer page that includes an array. Code included

Please help with code below. Firstly, beamer seems to insist that every line within the array code requires its own begin and end $ signs. Then, though I've checked this for hours, it insists that ...
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Add \paragraph type entries to beamer table of contents

I want a beamer TOC slide like this: SECTION 1 ..Subsection 1 ......Slide Title 1 ..Subsection 2 ......Slide Title 2 ......Slide Title 2 NEXT SECTION ......Another Slide Title In documents I use ...
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Beamer, textblock: text does not appear

I am trying using textblock with beamer. The problem is that I am not able to make the text appear. \documentclass[10pt,handout]{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{frametitle}[default][center] ...
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How do I skip slides in Beamer?

I have a beamer presentation for a long presentation, but I'd like to make a smaller presentation which skips some of the slides. Does beamer have a way to do that, or should I just comment out the ...
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How to remove the blank line above the table in beamer

I want to insert a table in my beamer, but the there's a blank line above the table, how can I remove the blank line to make the table's top align with the text on the right This is the MWE ...